State AmeriCorps Programs 

Program: Alternative Classroom Experience/Summer Camp

Description: Residential, educational, and social development for school-age children in central Arkansas.

Sponsor: Kiwanis Activities, Inc. (Pfeifer Kiwanis Camp)

Contact: Binky Martin-Tollette

Address: 5512 Ferndale Cutoff Rd., Little Rock, AR 72223

Phone: 501-821-3714 | Fax: 501-821-2629 | email

Program: Arkansas Reads

Description: Statewide adult literacy and English as a second language tutoring.

Sponsor: Adult Learning Alliance of Arkansas

Contact: Belinda Sanders, Program Director

Contact: Nancy Leonhardt, ALC Executive Director

Address: 801 S. Louisiana St., Little Rock, AR 72201

Phone: 501-907-2490 | Fax: 501-907-2492 | email | email

Program: Boys and Girls Club of Central AR

Description: Support 1st through 12th grade youth engagement, service-learning strategies and summer programming that help achieve academic and behavioral outcomes for students in low-achieving elementary, middle, and high schools.

Contact: Cindy Doramus, CEO

Address: 1616 W. 3rd Street, Little Rock, AR 72201

Phone: 501-666-8816 | email

Program: Camp Alliance, Inc

Description: Members will provide activities to military kids on drill weekends and annual training weeks. They will help kids build skills to cope with stresses associated with being a military child.

Contact: Tracy Blackmon, Program Director

Address: 2203 Promenade Blvd, Suite 3200, Rogers, AR 72758

Phone: 651-332-0562 | Fax: 479-936-5920 | email


Program: City of Little Rock AmeriCorps Program

Description:  AmeriCorps members will be engaged in housing rehab and energy efficiency; and improved neighborhood safety and revitalization.

Sponsor: City of Little Rock

Contact: Lee Miller, Program Director

Address: 500 West Markham, Room 120W Little Rock, AR  72201

Phone: 501-607-8618 | email

Program: Community Service, Inc.

Description: Members will expand services of the organization by providing educational programs consisting of tutoring, mentoring and summer learning to youth ages 10-18

Contact: Jamie Higgins, Program Director

Address: PO Box 679, Morrilton, AR 72110

Phone: 501-354-4589 | Fax: 501-354-5410 | email


Program: Coordinated School Health

Description: Provide in-school physical activity, health knowledge and skills to make healthy life choices to 1st - 5th graders.

Sponsor: Southeast Arkansas Education Service Cooperative 

Contact: Jenny Saterlee/Jeri Craven, Co-Directors

Address: 1022 Scogin Drive, Monticello, AR 71655

Phone: 870-367-4869 | Fax: 870-367-9877 | email | email

Program: Future Teacher Initiative

Description: Early childhood educational development to prepare children for school.

Sponsor: Southeast Arkansas Education Service Cooperative 

Contact: Kim Pesaresi/Candace Howard, Co-Directors

Address: 1022 Scogin Drive, Monticello, AR 71655

Phone: 870-367-4830 | Fax: 870-367-9877 | email | email

Program: Food Bank of North Central Arkansas 

Dewscription: Members will coordinate Cooking Matters programs, establish out of school meal programs, recruit volunteers, and develop plans to procure and distribute healthy foods.

Contact: Jeff Quick, Program Director | email

Contact: Shirley Clark, Program Director | email

Address: PO Box 128, Norfork, AR 72658

Phone: 870-499-7565 | Fax: 870-499-3500


Program: Girl Scouts—Diamonds of Arkansas, Oklahoma & TexasImage result for WWW.GIRLSCOUTSDIAMONDS.ORG

Description: Engage members to serve girls in poorly performing school districts grades K-12 focusing in the area of education.

Contact: Kim Burgess, Program Director

Address: 11311 Arcade Drive, Little Rock, AR 72212

Phone: 501-500-1850 l email


Program: Our House

Description: Provide job placement services and job support to unemployed and underemployed homeless or near-homeless adults; school-readiness interventions, development support and educational programming for pre-school children who are homeless or near-homeless.

Contact: Maureen Martin/Joy Ritchie

Address: 302 E. Roosevelt Road, Little Rock, AR 72206

Phone: 501-374-7383, ext. 238 | email | email

Program: Smart Start

Description: Math and literacy tutoring & mentoring for school-age children in southeast Arkansas.

Sponsor: Southeast Arkansas Education Service Cooperative

Contact: Jenny Satterlee, Program Director

Address: 1022 Scogin Drive, Monticello, AR 71655

Phone: 870-367-4825 | Fax: 870-367-9877 | email

Program: Teach for America – Greater Delta

Description: Members serve as teachers in schools throughout Arkansas.  

Contact: Tamela Garth, Program Director

Address: 1 World Avenue, 3rd Floor, Little Rock, AR 72202

Phone: 501-404-4051 | email

Program: ST. Joseph Center of Arkansas, Inc.

Description: Members will address food insecurity and help provide access to healthy foods via school and community gardens

Contact: Sandy DeCoursey, Program Director

Address: 6800 Camp Robinson Road, North Little Rock, AR 72118

Phone: 501-993-4560 | email | email